Re: Unable to use smbfs even though compiled in.
On Tue, Jun 24, 2003 at 02:40:20PM -0400, Robert C. Mosher II wrote:
> I have been trying to compile a kernel to be used on several Ultra 5s in
> my schools computer science lab. One of the main reasons I need to
> recompile the kernel is so that smbfs will be supported. Although the
> kernel compiles and is usable, smbfs is not supported:
> ERROR: smbfs filesystem not supported by the kernel
> Please refer to the smbmnt(8) manual page
> smbmnt failed: 255
When you do 'lsmod', do you see something like the following?
Module Size Used by Not tainted
smbfs 39376 1 (autoclean)
Also, do you have the 'smbfs' package installed?
$ dpkg --list smbfs
|/ Err?=(none)/Hold/Reinst-required/X=both-problems (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name Version Description
ii smbfs 3.0.0beta1-1 mount and umount commands for the smbfs (for
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